Messiaen by Robert Sherlaw Johnson
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Messiaen by Robert Sherlaw Johnson

Book Description

Author Robert Sherlaw Johnson discussed all Messiaen's main works, exploring his musical language, the development of his technique, his individual approach to harmony and rhythm, the theological and symbolic aspects of his music, and his use of birdsong. The appendices include a chronological list of works and a list of bird names.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781847725875
ISBN-10: 1847725872
Format: Paperback
(234mm x 156mm x 18mm)
Pages: 320
Imprint: Omnibus Press
Publisher: Omnibus Press
Publish Date: 8-Oct-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Robert Sherlaw Johnson

Robert Sherlaw Johnson is a lecturer in music at the University of Oxford and a fellow of Worcester Colleage. He is also a composer and pianist and has recorded a number of Messiaen's works, including the Catalogue d'Oiseaux, of which he gave the first complete performance in Britain at Coventry Cathedral in 1973.

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